The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 89 94 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 7 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.65% 0.73% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.30% 4.02% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +17.57%
LoadRunner
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
212 199 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.56% 18.24% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 121 113 75
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region.

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner.

1 8 (80.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) FindBugs
4 1 (10.00%) V-Model
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Foglight
4 1 (10.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) TDD

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) FindBugs
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Web Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) V-Model
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) BDD
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP